Inspectors Newsletter - February 2014

2013-14 Annual General Meeting

This is a reminder that the second AGM for OntarioACHI will be on Wednesday 23rd April, 2014.   We have changed the format of the AGM this year.  From 1pm onwards on the Day of the AGM we will be running a mini-conference where we will have experts from different fields of the Home Inspection profession presenting.

The topics being presented will vary from educational to professional development and a number of CEU and CPD points will be awarded to attendees.

The agenda for the day is:

1:00 – 2:00

Open for coffee, cookies and networking

2:00pm – 2:50pm

Trish Peden
Level III Thermographer
Safety Express

Get it right or don’t bother!

An overview of some of the issues facing inspectors who decide to embark on using infrared thermal imaging in Home Inspections.

3:00pm – 3:45pm

Bradley Cook
Water & Fire damage Remediation specialist

Principles of Water Damage Restoration

A review of the industry standards and principles of water damage migitation and restoration with a focus on a few key questions

4:00pm – 4:50pm

Sneha Panchal MSc
Microbiology Lab Manager
EMSL Laboratories

Mold: Protocols for sampling and analysis

5:00pm – 6:20pm

Kim Smith
Hub Insurance (Oakville)

Insurance 101 and statistical analysis of claims information

6:30pm onwards AGM

  • AGM Minutes 2012/13
  • Presidents report
  • Treasurers report
  • Certification Director report
  • Outgoing Directors
  • Voting of new directors
  • Voting for Bylaw changes
  • Any other business
  • Adjournment


Networking to end

It is important that we get accurate numbers for pepole wishing to attend so we can ensure adequate seating and rrefreshment is available so we ask that any attendees register here.

While the AGM is only open to voting members of OntarioACHI the pre-AGM conference items will be open to all Inspectors wishing to attend.

For full information about the mini-conference and AGM you can go here:

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